Public Relations Manager
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center seeks a creative, high energy Public Relations Manager, with proven success achieving consistent high visibility for a classical arts or other not-for-profit institution, in both main stream and classical arts media across all platforms, to design and execute all public relations outreach for this premier international chamber music organization on the verge of its 50th anniversary season. This position works collaboratively with the Director of Marketing and the Director of Digital Content and reports to the Executive Director.
The Public Relations Manager designs and executes all phases of public relations strategy aimed at securing coverage for all concerts, national and international tours, recordings, and additional projects, in every form of available media. He/she serves as the primary liaison to the press, working closely with the Executive Director on the proper positioning of the institution, and with the Marketing Department to maximize and coordinate promotional strategies.
SKILLS AND QUALITIES:
The successful candidate has knowledge and love of classical music, a broad network of contacts in traditional and online media, extensive experience in social media, blogs and other online outlets, excellent taste, sensitivity, great interpersonal skills, flourishes in a fast-paced environment, and is an accomplished writer and a collegial team player. He/she will have a minimum of 3-5 years communications experience in the classical music or other areas of the not-for-profit world.
Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. NO CALLS PLEASE.